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Cyprus

Official name: Republic of Cyprus ( Κυπριακή Δημοκρατία, Kıbrıs Cumhuriyeti)

Short name: Cyprus (Κύπρος, Kıbrıs)

Political system: Presidential Republic

Area: 9,251 km2

Population: 862,011

Capital: Nicosia

Independence: 16 August 1960

National Holiday: National Day 1 April, Independence Day 1 October.

Ethnicity: Greek Cypriot 77%, Turkish Cypriot 18%, other 5%

Languages: Greek, Turkish, Armenian

Religions: Orthodox 73%, Muslim 25%, other 2%

Currency: Euro (€)

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